Build Your Policy Knowledge and Take a Stand for NPs and Our Patients Nationwide
Effective advocacy begins with an understanding of the core issues and positions influencing NP practice. Become familiar with AANP's position on education, regulation, policy and patient care—then, use that knowledge to make a measurable difference in the health of our country.
State Policy Maps
Conduct a deeper dive into the policies affecting your state with State Policy Maps, which include items such as prescriptive authority for controlled substances, signature authorization and primary care provider recognition.
Learn where AANP stands on the issues that matter to you and your practice with position statements and papers that reflect The Voice of the Nurse Practitioner®. Plus, order position statements on official AANP letterhead for use in your practice!
Nurse Practitioners: Improving Patient Outcomes for Opioid Use Disorder
Explore how improving access to medication assisted treatments (MATs) can have a profound impact on individuals with opioid use disorder, their families and the health of our nation in this infographic, which includes a look into the growth of buprenorphine waivers among NPs.
Ensure you are up to date on the latest policy issues from the AANP Government Affairs Update e-newsletter. Plus, don’t worry if you miss an issue—you can view a complete archive of past newsletters to stay informed.